Assistant/Associate Professor (Literacy Education and Elementary Education)
Curriculum & Instruction
Prairie View A&M University
Prairie View A&M University and The Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the Whitlowe R. Green College of Education invite applications for a full-time, tenured or tenure-track position as a scholar and teacher of Literacy Education and Elementary Education. Primary duties include, teaching undergraduate and graduate reading/literacy courses and early elementary education courses for students seeking initial teaching certification and/or advanced credentials but are not limited to, demonstrative skills/competencies in assessment and evaluation of readers/writers and effective literacy programs, knowledge and experience with digital literacies, and culturally responsive literacy approaches, aligning course content and key assessments to meet CAEP and professional content standards; service assignments in the department, college, university, and service to the professional organizations in the science, mathematics, technology, and Teacher Education.† In addition, the successful candidate will be expected to develop and maintain a substantive research agenda; and advise a diverse community of undergraduate and graduate students.
Prairie View A&M University, a member of the Texas A&M University System, is a public land grant university located 45 miles northwest of Houston, Texas, the nationís fourth largest city. It has an enrollment of more than 8,000 students and offers bachelorís, masterís, and doctoral degrees in a variety of disciplines. The Universityís target service area for undergraduate, graduate and outreach programs includes the Texas Gulf Coast Region; the rapidly growing residential and commercial area known as the Northwest Houston Corridor; and urban Texas centers.
QUALIFICATIONS:† The applicant must have a Doctoral degree in Reading and Language Arts, Literacy Education or a related field from an accredited program and institution (Advanced ABD statusóthe doctorate must be completed by August 31, 2017); capacity for successful teaching and research at the university level and commitment to working with diverse populations. Applicants for the position of Associate Professor must meet the minimum requirements and possess a distinguished record of academic achievement (established research agenda including recent publications and presentations, and experience with content and educator preparer standards) that meets the criteria for Associate Professor status at Prairie View A& M University.†
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: The position will remain as open until filled and the appointment date for this position is September 1, 2017 or after. To apply for this position, please visit our website at: jobs.pvamu.edu.Interested applicants will be required to submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitaevia the online application to be fully considered.† For assistance, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 936-261-1730 or email@example.com.†
Prairie View A&M University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Veterans/Disability Employer